• To acquire or obtain.
  • To obtain a person as a prostitute for somebody else.
  • To induce or persuade someone to do something.
  • To contrive; to bring about; to effect; to cause.
  • To solicit; to entreat.
  • To cause to come; to bring; to attract.


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  • From Middle English procuren, from Old French procurer, from Late Latin prōcūrāre, present active infinitive of Latin prōcūrō ("I manage, administer"), from prō + cūrō.

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